Saint Andrew's School

5.00 5 1 (3 reviews)
Tel: 561-210-2020
3900 Jog Road
Boca Raton, FL 33434
  • Saint Andrew's School, situated on an 81-acre campus five miles from the Atlantic Ocean, offers a traditional college-preparatory boarding school experience in South Florida.
  • The curriculum includes 46 Honors level courses, 24 Advanced Placement (AP)offerings, and the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme.
  • In 2011, Saint Andrew`s School was awarded World Membership Status of the Round Square International Organization a group dedicated to promoting personal development, responsibility, environmental stewardship, and international understanding among students at member schools around the world.
  • Recent campus improvements include a center for the performing arts, science center, athletic complex, dance studio, track, and rock climbing wall.
  • Eighteen varsity-level sports, and recent state championships in soccer, tennis, swimming, golf, water polo, and lacrosse highlight the athletic program.
  • Saint Andrew's offers a family-like community that promotes student development in mind, body, and spirit.

Alumni Reviews
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  • Swarthmore College
    St. Andrew's has a unique community atmosphere. Unlike other high-caliber high schools, students are not competitive with one another and look to each other for assistance and guidance; this includes interactions between seniors and freshman. . .
  • Vanderbilt University
    Saint Andrew's school is not just a stellar institution and a supportive facility of faculty and friendship. It is a home. I lived there for four years in the boarding program where I. . .
  • UNC-Chapel Hill
    There are so many wonderful characteristics of Saint Andrew's that I don't know where to begin. One of the strongest points that can be made about the school is the influence of the Honor. . .
Definition of Terms 
2017 School Data
Saint Andrew'sBoarding School Avg.
School FocusCollege PrepCollege Preparatory
Grades Offered9-129-12
School TypeCo-edCo-ed
ADD/ADHD SupportYesYes
Religious AffiliationEpiscopalNon-denominational
Year Founded19611910
Campus Size81 acres105 acres

Student Body

Enrollment596 students300 students
% Students of Color
20%
20%
% International Students
16%
20%
% Students Boarding
16%
66%
Average SAT Score1215* National Avg. »View
SAT range (25th-75th percentile)1080 - 1350-
Average ACT score27*National Avg. » View
Offers Post-Grad YearNoNo

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNoNo
Classroom Dress CodeFormalCasual
Average Class Size15 students12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio1:81:7
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered2716
Number of IB Courses Offered30-
ESL Courses OfferedYesYes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
68%
70%
Summer Program OfferedYesYes

Finances

Endowment Size$17 million$17 million
Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$55,700
(1000 matriculation fee)
$52,700
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$31,900
(1000 new student matriculation fee)
$28,270
% Students on Financial Aid
20%
36%
Avg. Financial Aid Grant$22,000$22,410
Merit Scholarships OfferedYesNo

Admission

Application DeadlineFeb. 1 / rollingJan. 15
Accepts Standardized ApplicationYesNo
SSAT RequiredYesYes
Average Percentile SSAT55%-
Acceptance Rate
50%
57%
Director of AdmissionsPeter Kravchuk
Denise Redington
Associate Director of AdmissionsLesley Fisher

Course Listings

List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered1914
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations1523
ExtracurricularsA Capella, Community Service Club, Cum Laude, Fellowship of Christians at Universities and Schools (FOCUS), Jewish Forum, Literary Magazine, Model Congress, Model United Nations, Mu Alpha Theta-Math Honor Society, Peer Counselors, Prom Committee, Robotics Team, Round Square, Spanish National Honor Society, Student Council

College Matriculation

Year: 2001 - 200510 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)
University of Florida61
Florida State University24
George Washington University20
University of Miami19
Boston University15
Emory University14
New York University14
Rollins College12
Tulane University9
University of Pennsylvania9
Link to Matriculation Data

School Notes

  • A great education celebrates each child, embraces the support of family, delivers outstanding programs, and fosters meaningful relationships between students and teachers.
  • To achieve that ideal, a school begins with a solid and well-articulated mission. At Saint Andrew's School, the mission is to develop every child in mind, body and spirit.The school has developed one of the top college preparatory curriculum offerings in South Florida, which includes Honors, Advanced Placement (AP), and International Baccalaureate (IB) courses. 
  • The school`s philosophy is that children need a balanced approach to education with arts, athletics, extra-curricular offerings, and experiences that build strong character.
  • The school is part of a global network of 180 schools in 40 countries on 5 continents that recognizes the responsibility of shaping the way the next generation of leaders understand, prepare for and respond to the world. 
  • For over five decades, Saint Andrew`s School has been providing an outstanding education for day and boarding students from around the globe.
  • School accreditations: Florida Council of Independent Schools
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